soupspoon
noun Date: 1705 a spoon with a large or rounded bowl for eating soup

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • soupspoon — [so͞op′spo͞on΄] n. a large bowled spoon for eating soup …   English World dictionary

  • soupspoon — /soohp spoohn /, n. a large spoon, commonly having a rounded bowl, with which to eat soup. [1695 1705; SOUP + SPOON] * * * …   Universalium

  • soupspoon — noun a) A spoon for eating soup, characterised by having a round bowl rather than the usual oval bowl of other types of spoon. b) A soupspoonful …   Wiktionary

  • soupspoon — soup|spoon [ sup,spun ] noun count a spoon with a round deep end that is shaped like a bowl and used for eating soup …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • soupspoon — n. large spoon for eating soup …   English contemporary dictionary

  • soupspoon — soup•spoon [[t]ˈsupˌspun[/t]] n. a large spoon, commonly having a rounded bowl, with which to eat soup • Etymology: 1695–1705 …   From formal English to slang

  • soupspoon — noun a spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soup • Syn: ↑soup spoon • Hypernyms: ↑spoon …   Useful english dictionary

  • soupspoonful — noun The amount that may be held by a soupspoon. Add a soupspoonful of olive oil. Syn: soupspoon …   Wiktionary

  • Walter Mosley — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Mosley. Walter Mosley …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ladle — Synonyms and related words: bail, bucket, calabash, cup, decant, dip, dipper, dish, dish out, dish up, fork, gourd, labis, lade, pour, scoop, shovel, soupspoon, spade, spatula, spoon, tablespoon, teaspoon, trowel …   Moby Thesaurus

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